Law Week 2014 continues with a look at the latest real estate and construction legal issues.

  • County's stormwater regulations to tighten next year

    About 20 months before even more stringent stormwater runoff regulations go into effect, the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board has begun stepping up inspections.

  • Airbnb challenges subpoena in New York court

    Airbnb Inc., an alternative to hotels in thousands of cities, challenged a New York state demand for information on whether the online home-rental service violates housing and occupancy tax laws.

  • Watchdog group challenges city's infrastructure bond

    San Diegans for Open Government consider themselves the unofficial watchdog of city hall.

  • Santa Fe real estate agent takes to using ad drone

    SANTA FE, N.M. -- A Santa Fe real estate agent is taking marketing homes to new heights, along with new complications in federal aviation laws.

  • A quick guide to the South Bay corruption case

    As of press time, only one defendant has yet to plead out in the widespread school corruption probe involving many active and former South Bay-area school officials, a construction bond underwriter and the president of a construction firm. The defendants each responed to indictments handed down in 2012 and 2013 by pleading not guilty to various charges, ranging from extortion and conspiracy for some to bribery and the intentional filing of false documentation for others. Most of them were charged with multiple counts of each of their alleged crimes.

  • New laws amend prevailing wage process

    Five new laws took effect this year related to prevailing wages, a standard of how much employers pay contracted employees.

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